Meet Mike and Sally.
They are in love.
But how do they express being in love?
Today I will teach you 3 ways to say you are in love in English.
Welcome to Speak English with Tiffani.
I am Teacher Tiffani and today I am going to teach you How to express yourself in English
when you are in love.
This lesson will improve your ability to speak clearly and logically in English.
Are you ready?
Well then, let’s jump right in.
Today we will learn One vocabulary word related to being in love
One expression related to being in love And One idiom related to being in love
The vocabulary word we will learn to express being in love is Enamor
Enamor means, to be filled with a feeling of love for; Have a liking or admiration for
Three example sentences using this vocabulary word are…
Number one, He became enamored with her because she was so beautiful.
Number two, She’s completely enamored by you.
And number three, All the little boys were enamored by their teacher’s beauty.
Mike was enamored with Sally.
Next we will look at an expression.
The expression we will learn to express being in love is I’ve got a thing for you
I’ve got a thing for you means, to have very strong feelings about someone or something
Three example sentences using this expression are…
Number one, Michael is always staring at Sally. I think he has a thing for her.
Number two, I really have a thing for him, but I’m to shy to tell him.
And number three, Mark had a thing for Sarah back in high school.
Mike said he had a thing for her.
And finally we will look at an idiom.
The idiom we will learn to express being in love is To fall head over heels
‘To fall head over heels’ means, To fall deeply in love with someone, especially suddenly
Three example sentences using this idiom are…
Number one, Robert fell head over heels in love with Mary, and they were married within the month.
Number two, I am head over heels for him.
And number three, She fell head over heels in love with him.
Mike fell head over heels in love with her.
Now that we know one vocabulary word, one expression, and one idiom related to being
in love, let’s look at an example question and answer it using what we have learned.
Question Do you think they are in love?
I will be honest with you.
Mike is totally enamored with Sally because she is so beautiful.
He told me last year that he had a thing for her, but she wasn’t interested.
However, after they started dating at the beginning of this year, she fell head over
heels in love with him.
So in my opinion, they are totally in love!
Today you learned How to express yourself in English when you are in love.
1 new vocabulary word - Enamor 1 new expression - I’ve got a thing for
you And 1 new idiom - Fall head over heels
So, instead of just saying you are in love, you will now be able to express yourself like
a native speaker and use multiple natural expressions.
Now try to use at least one new vocabulary word, expression, or idiom today.
You can do it!
You can speak English!
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